Stay Granted On Mentally Ill Convict’s Execution

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A federal judge has granted an execution stay for a schizophrenic murderer, reopening the debate over how Texas treats mentally ill violent offenders, the Houston Chronicle reports. Scott Panetti received a 60-day stay a day before he was to be executed for the 1992 shooting deaths of his estranged wife’s parents. U.S. District Judge Sam
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